High School Graduation Mass
Recognition for all Graduating High School Seniors is scheduled for Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the 11:30 am Mass. Please provide a brief write-up and picture of your high school senior to be recognized. We need it no later than June 4, 2017. Your information can be dropped off at the rectory or mailed to Mary Pollick at 20 Park Dr. Cheswick, Pa 15024. Please let us know if you will be participating in our recognition service at 724-265-5047 or by text: 724-612-2960.
Teen Quest X-treme Dayz
July 8, 2017 – Teen Quest X-treme Dayz in Somerset, Pa. Cost is $29.00 per person not including lunch. Need special release form along with a permission slip (copies are available in back of Penn and Friendship Campus – bulletin board). Each student and guest must be pre-paid to attend this event. All will meet in Friendship Campus parking lot at 10:30 am and return at approximately 6:00 pm same day. Some examples of events at X-treme Dayz include: paint ball, horseback riding, skate ramps, boating, lazar tag, dune buggies, rock wall, mountain boards, archery, etc. Go online for extensive list of activities at: www.teenquest.org
National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC):
St. Maria Goretti Youth Group will be participating in NCYC in Indianapolis, Indiana from November 16-18, 2017. To participate, students should be in high school in the Fall of 2017. Due to the nature of the program, student participation can be counted as an excused absence. NCYC is an exciting, biennial 3-day experience of prayer, community and empowerment for Catholic teenagers. In Indianapolis, young people will hear presentations by leading speakers on wide array of topics and will have several opportunities to interact with bishops and other national church leaders as session presenters. For more information, feel free to visit the website, ncyc.info The first deposit for NCYC is due by January 10, 2017. Please contact Mary Pollick, Youth Minister, if you are interested in attending this event.